Albers School of Business and Economics
About Albers

Advisory Boards

  • The Albers advisory boards are made up of eminent business leaders from the Puget Sound region. They work with Dean Joe Phillips and the Albers faculty to provide invaluable input and communicate industry needs. Members of the advisory boards also serve Albers by advising on the development of new curriculum, lecturing, mentoring students, and collaborating on class projects.

    Dean's Executive Advisory Board

    Willie Aikens
    CEO, Management Consultant
    Slotay, Inc

    Michelle Burris
    Former EVP Operations, CFO
    OncoGenex Pharmaceuticals

    Thomas Captain
    Vice Chair
    Deloitte Consulting, LLP

    Richard Chavez
    Senior Vice President
    Costco Wholesale

    Mark Chestnut
    VP, Business Development
    Atigeo LLC

    Tom Cusick
    Managing Director
    Tam Capital Partners

    Robert Genise
    Former CEO
    DAE Capital of Dubai Aerospace Enterprise

    Michael Gibson
    Former Partner
    Ernst & Young, LLP

    Ralph Graves
    Director of Capital Projects
    Port of Seattle

    Russell Hagen
    VP of Energy & Renewable Resources
    Plum Creek

    Annick Hollingsworth
    Assistant Manager
    Kenworth Truck Company

    Ross Honey
    General Manager, Xbox LIVE Entertainment & Advertising
    Microsoft

    Katy Hunter
    Program Manager
    Microsoft Corporation

    Robert Johnson
    Senior VP
    Morgan Stanley Smith Barney

    Carolyn Kelly
    Former COO
    Seattle Times

    Mike Kollins
    COO
    PATH 

    Dan Little
    Chief Information Officer
    Nordstrom

    Calvin Lyons
    CEO
    Boys & Girls Clubs of King County

    Sean MacCorkle
    Director, Order Management - the Americas
    Expeditors International

    Stan W. McNaughton
    President & CEO
    Pemco Inc.

    Andrew J. Miller
    Regional Sales Manager
    ADT

    Megan Oullette
    Managing Director, Government & Community Relations
    Alaska Airlines

    Eddie Pasatiempo
    President
    EMP Consulting

    Mark Pinkowski
    Regional Sales Manager, Pacific Northwest and Northern CA Divisions
    Wells Fargo, Commercial Banking Group

    Dino Rossi
    Principle
    Coast Equity Partners

    John Rostas
    Former COO
    BDA

    Steve T. Scalzo
    President and CEO
    Foss Maritime Company

    Gerald R. Swanson
    Partner
    SCM LLC

    Jesse T. Tam
    President & CEO
    Mega Pacific Investments Ltd.

    Randy Tinseth
    VP, Marketing, BCAC
    The Boeing Company

    Connie Wong
    Principal
    C. Wong Consulting